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this nose. >> jimmy: that's mel brooks honoring his friend carl reiner. that is fantastic. >> carl never, never expected me to do anything that crazy. >> jimmy: it's kind of a weird thing where you can go out with a prosthetic nose and people don't notice it. [ laughter ] >> it's true. when you're really jewish, it doesn't make a bit of difference. but carl, i see carl, i'll see him later tonight, we'll be watching this later tonight. i see him almost every night. i love that guy. >> jimmy: i love the idea of you guys hanging out together. >> i said to carl the other night, this is really funny, i said, carl, you know, you're 90, going to be 91, you're amazing. just, i'm -- i'm just so amazed at everything you do. can i ask a personal question? he said, of course. every once in awhile, do you ever achieve an erection? this is all true. [ laughter ] and he -- and carl said, i do, i do, not so notice it. [ laughter ] that's -- true life -- >> jimmy: insurrection, i think, actually. wow, that's -- and how often are you guys together during the week? >> couple of nights a week. >> jimmy: tha
faced off across a table. one of them in handcuffs was a clever con named jimmy keane. the other, a hard-charging prosecutor. >> in court he called me the john gardi. >> he suddenly wanted to talk. a top secret meeting no less. what more could he do to jimmy? >> he was the last person i expected to hear from. he was my biggest fear. >> but keane's fears went off the charts when prosecutor larry beaumont slipped an accordion file in his direction. the top document was the photo of a mutilated girl. >> and then there was another photo of another mutilated girl. >> he probably thought you were about to charge him with something else. >> yeah, because they were pretty rough on him in the initial prosecution. >> jimmy was in the dark. he had no idea the crazy scheme beaumont had in mind. >> he said, jimmy, listen. this is something we have another person on. he has killed many, many young women, and i personally think you're the one that can help us with this. >> "this" turned out to be an investigation to try and catch a suspected serial killer. beaumont, an outside-the-box thinker, believed
. that's not right. i was watching that. i thought, this is a prime opportunity for me. >> jimmy, a martial arts expert who continued working out in prison, was ready for this moment. he got up and changed the channel back. >> he got up and he's slobbering all over the place. you don't touch that tv, i'll rip your f-ing head off, blah, blah, blah. he changes it and sits back down. i just changed the channel again. he threw a cuss word at me, i threw a particular cuss word at him that i knew would tick him off, i kicked him through three rose of chairs, jumped on him and beat him to a pulp. >> hall had a ringside view of saturday night's main side event. he then called him the realthough yaretaliat retaliater, not the instigator. >> you're hall's new best friend? >> well, yeah. >> it brought him closer to hall, and now he was ready to make a bold move. in the prison library, jimmy had figured out a strategy to draw hall out on trisha reitler. >> i knew he was reading his hometown newspaper, and that was important to me to try cracking into his psyche. >> jimmy decided to ask somet
switching to geico sure are happy. how happy are they jimmy? happier than a witch in a broom factory. get happy. get geico. fifteen minutes could save you fifteen percent or more. >> announcer: "nightline" continues from new york city, with cynthia mcfadden. >>> we turn now to an exclusive look at a highly controversial food that may soon land in america's supermarkets. it's a breed of fish created by humans, capable of growing up to three times as fast as mother nature's model. well, fda scientists say it's safe to eat. but would you take a bite? abc's jim avila traveled to a secret location in central america for this "nightline" investigates. >> reporter: deep in the rain forests of panama, in a secret location, behind padlocked gates, barbedwire fences, and over a rickety wooden bridge, grows what could be the most-debated food product of our time. shades of "jurassic park" this is a freshwater farm, altering the genes, not of dinosaurs. but growing a new dna-altered saltwater fish. in the mountains, far from the sea, a salmon that could be the first genetically all teared animal prot
online from nigeria named jimmy, fallen for him and believed she was sending wire transfers for what he said was an electronics company. >> i was gullible. i was stupid. >> reporter: so, we asked gertrude for her account information so i could get jimmy to show himself. you call him way baby, just jimmy? >> honey. >> reporter: honey. so, open the camera, honey. finally, jimmy shows his face and he is also in for a big surprise. jimmy, why you look so surprised? you're running a scam, right jimmy? and you got caught. jimmy bails on us. yeah. and gertrude is now free from her scammer. and this christmas, ty turner has his coyote-proof pal, lou. a holiday happy ending. >> nice. big pal. >> reporter: it is. coyote-proof. wanted a bigger dog. but you know, that was also a really big gesture. in these scams, these middlemen are victims but they're the only ones that can be prosecuted because they are on american soil. so, for the family to say, in the spirit of holiday, forgiveness, and forgive, is a big deal. >> again, this is something new to us and i know chris will have a lot more reporti
throughout the country that's now headed east. we're always online, as you know, at jimmy kimmel is next. we'll see you here tomorrow. good night. >> dicky: up next on "jimmy kimmel live" -- >> i'm hoping that obama announces this will be the black half of his presidency. >> dicky: john goodman. >> jimmy: have you ever actually emptied a mini bar on your own? >> you bet. >> dicky: hayden panettiere. >> jimmy: i would not want to be paul ryan's shake weight
're sleeping. we're always online at jimmy kimmel is up next and we'll see you here tomorrow. >> dicky: up next on "jimmy kimmel live" -- >> jimmy: there's no wrong way to spell it. i think even chewbacca is acceptable. >> dicky: ted danson. >> jimmy: you we're your handsome men's club tie. you got punched by a hooker? >> yeah. >> what did she say?
sure are happy. how happy are they jimmy? happier than antelope with night-vision goggles. nice! get happy. get geico. fifteen minutes could save you fifteen percent or more. ♪ 9,000 miles east across the pacific ocean, it's just past 4:00 a.m. in mexico city, and as the last of the markets close up, one of the most famous in the area is beginning his day marquez has summoned members of his team, including his strength coach to join him at the mexican olympic training facility for a workout. >> closely observing the >> closely observing the transformation in progress is his sons. each of them explore the floor and heed any advice their dad gives them. for the elder marquez, the early morning plan is highlighted by a circuit program, focusing on speed and agility. at 39 a fighter is normally not still boxing at a high level. but marquez has defied the clock and relished the chance to do so. he would deny the notion of retirement has occasionally crossed his mind, for now, the opportunity to claim the victory that has eluded him is ahead of him. >> like his father. ♪ [ whispers ] r
to make a deal. here now to ace cnbc contributor, biden's chief economist and jimmy path kukis of the american enterprise institute. will we have a deal by monday. >> >> think we are. if you had asked me before the president spoke i would have said no. >> why? >> because i can see a path. if mcconnell and reid can hammer out a deal that's acceptable to both of them i believe that john boehner will let that deal come up for a vote in the house, and i believe that vote will pass in the house though probably with majority democrat. if that happens, we may well have a deal. >> you said a big f, though. if mcconnel and reid can hammer something out. the senate hasn't passed a budget in years, jared. tell me, how is harry reid going to come up with something by monday? >> well, as you've been stressing for most of the show, correct me, this is not a budget. this is a last-minute deal that's going to have a few components and i will count them on one hand that will have a tax threshold. 250. i wouldn't be surprised if they went to him with a higher number. u.n. extension, doc fix and
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in the morning. thank you for joining us. jimmy kimmel is next. we'll see you here tomorrow. good night. >>> up next on "jimmy kimmel live" -- kelly ripa. >> i feel like you should do the show here always. >> i would like to. >> i feel like -- >> it's pretty awesome. >> a special appearance by chris rock. jimmy's youtube challenge. >> we had lots of candy! that was not fair! >> well done. >> and music from alicia keys. ♪ this girl is on fire
a great weekend, everyone. >> dicky: up next on "jimmy kimmel live" -- >> thanksgiving is about going home to your family and doing dirty things in your childhood bed. >> dicky: ryan seacrest. >> jimmy: who do you think is the worst judge in the history of "american idol"? >> dicky: erin andrews. and music from soundgarden. >> jimmy: today is what they call cyber monday.
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court. a few more pictures to show you. or reagan's swearing-in, jimmy carter, bill clinton and. here's 1985. this is reagan's second inauguration. a different locale, and the reason is because the weather was so bad in washington d.c. in 1985, it was a wind chill factor below zero, and so everything got canceled. the parade get canceled. then moved the of taking indoors and to the capitol rotunda, so there were only about 1,000 people squeezed in. weather has been a problem a few times, as i mentioned. an old picture from 89 in a lot of rain for the inauguration of benjamin harrison. 1945 this was franklin d. roosevelt's fourth inauguration. the war was going on. he was ill. everything was moved to the white house and he took the of have one of the balcony is there at the white house. so you know that fdr had for inauguration's. here's my trivia. you can impress your friends. barack obama is about to tiny franklin d. roosevelt record. how could that be? roosevelt was inaugurated four times. well, we already know obama was inaugurated twice. the inauguration in january this year falls
for watching, everybody. see you tomorrow. >> dicky: up next on "jimmy kimmel live" -- >> jimmy: justin bieber and selena gomez have broken up. she was cheating on him with general petraeus. >> dicky: jessica lange. >> jimmy: was king kong nice? he seemed like he was really nice. >> congratulations, everybody, i'm now on a downward spiral. >> baby, baby, baby and call me in the morning.
folks who save hundreds of dollars switching to geico sure are happy. how happy are they jimmy? happier than a witch in a broom factory. get happy. get geico. fifteen minutes could save you fifteen percent or more. >> maryland students are not only reading more, but anders standing more of the words they read. -- but understanding more of the words they read. vocabulary results for maryland fourth and eighth graders are of three points, above the national average. educators say they are not surprised by the results from teacher training is using different methods. >> neighborhoods around the campus of john hopkins university of it $10 million of the next five years to help surrounding communities. the money will fund improvement projects in the neighborhoods that will be chosen in conjunction with the neighborhoods themselves. the inner city also plans to hire and promote baltimore city residents and buy more from local businesses. >> it has become exceedingly clear that the interests of our neighbors, safe streets, the elimination of blighted properties, development of the local work f
review." jimmy, i love you and you come on all the time. i'm reading these notes and you, know, you're very slick but you know some of the stuff is not true. what are you talking about that rich people don't pay any national senior retirement, they pay nothing towards social security and nothing towards health care. they pay the maximum but because it's a small percentage of what they pay, you're saying they pay nothing, you're just conflating nothing with paying that it's cut off at $108,000 or whatever? >> no, my good friend, joe. clearly you didn't read all of my notes i sent in to the producer. there are five rates when it comes to earned income. what boehner, the speaker and president are dithering over are what those top rates are going to be, whether it's for people who make a million bucks or -- who cares? at the end of the day if you make $500,000 or higher, paying a little more isn't going to hurt you. that's not the problem here. barack obama and mitt romney ran a campaign for the last year. barack obama talked about one thing -- >> jimmy, this isn't about the campaign. t
and that's why cleanpower sf is so important, but in closing i want to go back again and harp on my jimmy carter issue of earlier and i'm going to take this quote. it says "soon after jimmy carter installed solar panels on the white house. a generation from now i think this is in the 70's or early 80's the solar heater can be a surcosity, a museum piece, a example of a road not taken, or a small part of one of the greatest adventures under taken by the american people and harness the power of the sun and move away from the crippling dependence on foreign oil, and again at that point we can say that the solar panels were a museum piece. i am hoping cleanpower sf isn't this interesting idea that creeped up and disappeared because of all the misinformation and whatever that certain interests will probably have in seeing this sort of plan not succeed, so again when i was 16 my first venture into politics was through this group called "people for safe energy" in fresno and i was 17 and our first venture was to go to the power plant and protest the fact they wanted to have a nuclear power pl
folks who save hundreds of dollars by switching to geico sure are happy. how happy are they jimmy? happier than antelope with night-vision goggles. nice! get happy. get geico. fifteen minutes could save you fifteen percent or more. ♪ ♪ [ male announcer ] everyone deserves the gift of all day pain relief. this season, discover aleve. all day pain relief with just two pills. >>> clearly the information is that this waterboarding and torture was the major factor in obtaining information about the whereabouts of bin laden. >> politicians aren't ordinarily thought of as natural film critics but "zero dark thirty" is no ordinary film. that's why three senators, dianne feinstein, karl levine, and john mccain wrote to the head of sony pictures to protest what they call the film's grossly inaccurate and misleading suggestion that torture helped the united states capture and kill the world's most wanted terrorist. joining us now is msnbc contributor jimmy williams and toure, my colleague and the co-host of "the cycle." toure, the director and the screenwriter both say that "zero dark th
. >> no reruns' the week before christmas. jimmy fallon gives us a rundown of what to expect. >> johnny is here. a christmas song. headlines. let's check in with jimmy phelan. >-- fallon. >> dave matthews band. tonight. >> the ravens have more than just lost to denver. to beat the loss of key players. as you can see, geico's customer satisfaction is at 97%. mmmm tasty. and cut! very good. people are always asking me how we make these geico adverts. so we're taking you behind the scenes. this coffee cup, for example, is computer animated. it's not real. geico's customer satisfaction is quite real though. this computer-animated coffee tastes dreadful. geico. 15 minutes could save you 15 % or more on car insurance. someone get me a latte will ya, please? >> now, sports. >> the ravens linebacker. cannot play for the rest of the season. the ravens to not have enough time left to get these guys healthy to have a great defense this year. they do have enough time to turn this losing streak into a small part of the season. otherwise, this becomes the story of the season. this tossed yesterday, sho
completes to marques colston but he gets stripped and it's a mad dash to the bouncing football. jimmy graham recovers at the 2- yard line. the next play sets up garrett hartley, chip shot from 28-yard out, saint over the cowboys. dallas 8-7 need to defeat the skins next week to have any shot at post season. >>> john harbaugh and the ravens with a fourth chance to clinch the afc north hosting the giants. 1st quarter ravens up 7-0, joe flacco, a perfect pass up the right side to torrey smith. the former terp holds it down at the 1, a 43-yard gain, sets up a flacco 1 yard run. 2nd quarter 17-7, flacco hits ray rice over the middle. the ravens rack up 533 yards and crush the giants 33-14 to clinch the afc north division and home playoff game. giants no longer a factor in the nfc east race. >>> vikings on the road needing a win against the houston texans. adrian peterson held in check just 86 yards rushing today. 1st quarter the vikes christian ponder fakes the handoff and gets a 3-yard score, sets off confetti, imagine -- imaginary. minnesota clinches a wildcard spot with a home win next week ag
? >> jimmy williams is here with a better idea, ban cameras from the senate floor, but he wants them turned on him instead. >> we will try anything at this point. fortunately, we are leaving the cameras here, they are kind of important. >>> we are at halftime in our fiscal cliff. yes, kornacki, i said fiscal cliff you and it is a basketball game, as each side continues its talking, stalking and posturing. >> let's get real. let's really get real about this, if we are going to have a solution and let's stay here and sit at that table and call, you know, make that charge okay, here are the president's cuts. have you seen the president's specific -- well, no, so why -- the president has been very specific. >> but here we are at the 11th hour around the president still suspect serious about dealing with this issue right here. it is this issue, spending. >> let's really get real here, guys what about basketball, you say? well, according to our new nbc news/"wall street journal" poll, the fans want it settled and want it settled now but what we have, at least publicly is like tonight's l.a. laker
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, former president jimmy carter said president obama's re-election win was his grandson's doing. we're dead serious. we'll tell you why, we're watching msnbc. the place for politics. the way it cleans. everything about the oral-b power brush is simply revolutionary. oral-b power brushes oscillate, rotate and even pulsate to gently loosen and break up that sticky plaque with more brush movements than manual brushes and even up to 50% more than leading sonic technology brushes for a superior clean. oral-b power brushes. go to for the latest offers. oral-b power brushes. when you take a closer look... the best schools in the world... see they all have something very interesting in common. they have teachers... ...with a deeper knowledge of their subjects. as a result, their students achieve at a higher level. let's develop more stars in education. let's invest in our teachers... they can inspire our students. let's solve this. [ cheers and applause ] >>> yes to the state of palestine, the words spoken by palestinian authority, mahmoud abbas, upon his return to chee
. nbc's pete williams. now let's get right to our panel tonight. democratic strategic jimmy williams. wabz radio talk show host mark seimone and washington times opinion writer cari picket. we have a number of topics to chew on this evening. let's begin with the breaking news out of the scouupreme cour and a legal challenge major implications for federal and private benefit payments. cari, let me go to you first and get your first reaction to this. federal versus state. constitutional liberty and rights. the end of the doma act. how do you see this? >> one of the first things that usually comes to my mind when i think about prop 8 was that you had the people of california, they looked at having this particular law upheld as simply because they're the ones who wanted it to happen. and the courts there decided no forget about it. it's simply not going to happen. not only that but if you remember, the donors who were supporting this law, they had a lot of people come after them during that whole scenario. also remember, a lot of businesses who whether it be say wedding photographers, we
.com. jimmy kimmel is next. have a great weekend. >>> up next on "jimmy kimmel live" -- >> when the food comes out on thanksgiving, i eat like the cookie monster. i don't eat. i just grab the hafood with my hands and smash it all over my face. >> tim allen. >> we had an aunt that would come to the kid's table and say, you know, your uncle george? never touches me. >> manny pacquiao. and "unnecessary censorship."
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" that sprung from the awful doldrums of the u.s. economy under jimmy carter apply stronger, more strongly today. >> house so click >> obama is the same kind of antibusiness president and insight president. same kind of managerial, interfering, strangling, surprising president jimmy carter was. >> you writing here about president obama. i want to get to the right page so i can quote it correctly, sir. you write under the obama administration that the u.s. had a morbid subversion of the infrastructures of its economy. the public sector has become a manipulative forest, aggressively intervening in the venture and financial sectors with guarantees and subventions that attract talent and debunking. >> the worst of this is the korean cast of the obama administration. the epa now has gained control over everything. see so to have been deemed a pollution, dangerous to the environment in co2 is of course that these plans. they attempt to surprise or two epitomize the anti-nature, enterprise spirit of this administration. the reason we need another supply-side revival of the same kind we had under ronald
of the country's biggest idols, the late jimmy settle, is believed to have sexually abused children for six decades -- the late jimmy seville. it has raised questions about how this went undetected for so long and who is responsible for covering up for him. this is but the spotlight on the issue of unchecked sexual abuse in institutions such as care homes, and schools and churches across britain, and it has prompted other victims to step forward with claims that they, too, were abused. >> the flashbacks start when keith gregory sees as. he hears the screams and deals the blows, suffering again. he wanted to tell the authorities when he was a resident there at the age of 12. a police officer came to the home and spoke to him in a room with staff. >> he stared at me, this police officer said, "i believe you want to tell me something." then i knew i just could not say anything. i just stood in that room, and it all just made fun of me, really. pathetic little boy. things like that. >> later, they believed his allegations of abuse, but they did not buy the story that police and politicians took
en la misma agrupación de jimmy, el padre de ana. >>> estamos tremendamente dolidos, primeramente por la calidad de hermano que es jimmy, luego, por supuesto, con el talento de la niña que seguía los pasos de su padre. >>> mientras tanto se cumple hoy una semana desde que hicimos ese triste viaje con los abuelos de la niña. >>> si podemos evitar que ningún padre de familia sufra, y lo que todos los padres de familia están sufriendo, por favor, eso hay que controlarlo. >>> nos ha dejado un vacío, va a dejar un vacío bien grande en nuestras vidas. >>p>por su parte la familia de ana abrió una fundación para recaudar fondos para familias que pasen por circunstancias similares. >>> también los familiares de ana han regalado brazaletes que dictan "el amor gana" su hermano también ha dicho que ella será su ángel de la guarda, así se dan por culiminado los funerales de los 20 niños. >>> adam lanza tenía un marcado interés por un juego de video sobre terroristas y había dado a conocer su preferencia por un rifle semiautomático, el joven caminaba npegándose a la pared, evita
holidays. >>> up next on an all new "jimmy kimmel live" live. >> hanukkah ended at sundown. it seemed like it went on longer than hobbit. >> hugh jackman, jenna fischer. and 2 chainz. >> my name is jimmy kimmel and you stole the covers off my daughter's prius and you will pay for
on the snow and the severe weather. we'll always online at jimmy kimmel is next and we'll see you here tomorrow. >>> up next on "jimmy kimmel live" -- >> i think this is the best time of the year to get into a knife fight over a parking spot at target. >> dicky:s rel >> dicky: leslie mamn. >> i think you might have the plague. >> are there any plans to make "ted 2"? >> yes, we're basically going to
unless your name is jimmy page. if ever -- i do not want to see anyone that isn't jimmy page with this because this is the "stairway to heaven" guitar. if you buy one, put it at home, hang it on the wall, and look at it. acoustics are harder to play than the electrics because the action and the width of the neck is a different style. that's the acoustic room, but i -- i don't... >> brittany: okay. >> and that's the gibson beverly hills showroom, and i hope you learned something. >> brittany: thank you so much for all your time. it's been great. >> it's been great. thank you, guys. >> ♪ i was a woman swollen full with child ♪ ♪ i was a healer, shaman in the wild ♪ ♪ i was a prosecutor, i was put on trial ♪ ♪ i put forth the accusation, baby, i made the denial ♪ >> my name's matt morris, and this is "eternity." heh. ♪ through the ages we have lived and died ♪ ♪ kings made war and sages prophesied ♪ ♪ somewhere between the first creation and tonight ♪ ♪ was a million incarnations of me, myself and i ♪ ♪ i was the savior in another life ♪ ♪ w
rich! (laughter) jimmy, tell them why! >> power bavl sales are skyrocketing, upping both the jackpot and the odds that somebody will actually win the big prize tonight. it sits at $550 million. >> stephen: $550 million! suck my powerball! (laughter and applause) jimmy, play my jam. ♪ you're a rich girl and you've gone too far ♪ because you know it don't matter anyway -- ♪ (cheers and applause) ♪ you can rely on the old man's money -- ♪ >> stephen: now -- (laughs) whoo! (cheers and applause) now i know that lotto money is going to be mine, okay? even though the drawing hasn't happened yet, even though the odds of winning are 175 million to one. because i bought 175 million tickets. (laughter) and i'm guaranteed to win, because every single one of these babies has the exact same lucky numbers. (laughter) all right? so it's in the bank. i am megarich! no more slaving away for the man 30 minutes a day four days a week. (laughter) look, it's been a great run, it's been fun, but let's face it i'm not doing this show for my health! just look at any picture of me from seven years a
was introduced to him by my mentor, jack kemp. jimmy, your family, and you for caring on the torch. quick you close your eyes, you think you are listening to -- if you close your eyes, you think you are listening to jack kemp. it is something that is really a great honor to do this, to be here. back in this room like last year, and i want to say congratulations to marco rubio on receiving this well deserved honor. now, as you may know, marco is joining an elite group of past recipients for this award. two of us so far. i will see you at the reunion dinner. [applause] i am sure the press will not read too much into that one. i want to thank you all for your kind hospitality. i want to thank you, jimmy, for holding this event. wherever i went, people would say, i work for jack kemp. that legacy lives on some much because of the connection to the family. there was something this legacy has such reach. it is an honor to be a part of this. jack kemp was my mentor. knowing jack kemp was one of the greatest experiences of my life. i was lucky to work with him. i do not know if bill is here. he has t
-pacific heritage week. one year later, president jimmy carter signed into law a joint resolution to officially designate the annual celebration. 11 years later, president george bush extended the weeklong celebration to an entire month. you know and i know that our mothers say that every day is asian pacific american day.
composer naverez, our christmas, and our soloist tonight is the amazing jimmy castvo. [ applause ] ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ [ applause ] ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ >> bravo. ♪ [ applause ] ♪
they show up. that was a stunning experience for him, and he was marked by it. >> host: who is jimmy -- who was jimmy lee jackson who figures in your book? >> guest: yes. jimmy lee jackson was 26 years old and an activist with the voter registration drive in my hometown of marion. and, um, he was shot by a state trooper on the night of february 18, 1965, and eight days later he died. and it was his death that spurred the march from selma to montgomery. so most people know about that march, but today don't know it was jimmy lee jackson's death that brought it about. >> host: i want to show our viewers what the inside of your book looks like here, and it's done in graphic novel form. why? >> guest: yes. yes, i'm the illustrator as well as the author. art is my first love, and so this was the way to tell my story visually not only because of my art background, but also it was a way to incorporate some of the images of photography. that motif runs throughout the book. that's why it's called "darkroom." >> host: what do you do today for a living? >> guest: well, i am -- after spending four years
leading up to that 1980s. america is beginning its third century. we have a new president, jimmy carter. we also have two new senate leaders, robert byrd and robert boehner. by the way, i'm an honorary member of the west virginia state society. i have worked for robert byrd and rockefeller. byrd iniface to face with writing this book. as many of you know, senator byrd was truly a remarkable story. the senate has always had its share of wealthy people, but it has also had people that have come from ordinary circumstances or from poverty. no one ever can further than robert byrd. he was born in north carolina. his mother died shortly after his birth. he was raised by his mother's sister. he was renamed robert carlyle byrd. he grew up on the edge of poverty. his rise was astonishing. he was driven primarily by this incredible will that he had and nursed for education. -- thirst for education. he was embarrassed to did not finish college, so he finished law school instead. he went on and on. the idea of senator byrd as majority leader of the senate is quite remarkable. he came into the sena
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